Gathering Waters: Wisconsin's Alliance for Land Trusts

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Non-profit conservation organizations. Conservation and acquisition of land for public benefit, including natural areas, parks, trails, wildlife habitat and watersheds by non-profit conservation organizations.

Lobbying Interests:
Conservation and acquisition of land for public benefit, including natural areas, parks, trails, wildlife habitat and watersheds by non-profit conservation organizations.

Title:
Executive Director

Contact
MC
Mike Carlson
211 S Paterson St Ste 270
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 251-9131
carlson@gatheringwaters.org
http://www.gatheringwaters.org

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
George Ermert Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 12/10/2018 Withdrawn On N/A
William McClenahan Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 12/10/2018 Withdrawn On N/A
Michael Carlson Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 12/11/2018 Withdrawn On N/A
Jeremey J Shepherd Exclusive Duties No Authorized On 2/8/2019 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 134
Assembly Bill 134
Relating to: amounts obligated under the Warren Knowles-Gaylord Nelson Stewardship 2000 Program for water infrastructure projects in state parks and making an appropriation. (FE)

Bill Text and History

None
Notification Date
10/4/2019
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.
Assembly Bill 855
Assembly Bill 855
Relating to: the ending date of the Warren Knowles-Gaylord Nelson Stewardship 2000 Program and granting bonding authority. (FE)

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
2/5/2020
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.
Senate Bill 125
Senate Bill 125
Relating to: amounts obligated under the Warren Knowles-Gaylord Nelson Stewardship 2000 Program for water infrastructure projects in state parks and making an appropriation. (FE)

Bill Text and History

2019 Wisconsin Act 93

None
Notification Date
10/4/2019
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Budget Bill Subjects

Natural Resources: Departmentwide
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
Natural Resources: Departmentwide

Notification Date
3/4/2019
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Comments
Re-authorization of the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program

https://gatheringwaters.org/knowles-nelson-stewardship-program

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
12/27/2018
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2019
January - June
$58,000.00
2019
July - December
$21,000.00
2020
January - June
$15,350.00
2020
July - December
$0.00
Total $94,350.00
Total Hours Communicating 2019
January - June
127.75
2019
July - December
17.55
2020
January - June
11.80
2020
July - December
3.00
Total 160.10
Total Hours Other 2019
January - June
167.50
2019
July - December
34.75
2020
January - June
61.05
2020
July - December
6.00
Total 269.30

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Relating to: amounts obligated under the Warren Knowles-Gaylord Nelson Stewardship 2000 Program for water infrastructure projects in state parks and making an appropriation. (FE)
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
1 %
2020
July - December
Total < 1%
Relating to: amounts obligated under the Warren Knowles-Gaylord Nelson Stewardship 2000 Program for water infrastructure projects in state parks and making an appropriation. (FE)
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
1 %
2020
July - December
Total < 1%
Relating to: the ending date of the Warren Knowles-Gaylord Nelson Stewardship 2000 Program and granting bonding authority. (FE)
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
89 %
2020
July - December
Total 15 %

Budget Bill Subjects

2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
80 %
2019
July - December
5 %
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total 56 %

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
15 %
2019
July - December
90 %
2020
January - June
5 %
2020
July - December
100 %
Total 24 %

Minor Efforts

(Time spent on matters each of which accounted for less than 10% of the organization's lobbying.)

Minor Efforts
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
5 %
2020
January - June
2 %
2020
July - December
Total < 1%

Other Matters

Includes time spent on:

  • Gubernatorial nominations
  • Matters on which the organization made no lobbying communication

Other Matters
2019
January - June
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2020
July - December
Total
2019
January - June
5 %
2019
July - December
2020
January - June
2 %
2020
July - December
Total 4 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures